Farringdon, Hampshire

Farringdon is a village in the East Hampshire district of Hampshire in England. The village is 2.8 miles (4.5 km) south of Alton, on the A32 road, close to a source of the River Wey.

Farringdon

All Saints Church
Farringdon
Location within Hampshire
Population664 (2011 Census)[1]
OS grid referenceSU709350
Civil parish
  • Farringdon
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townAlton
Postcode districtGU34
Dialling code01420
PoliceHampshire
FireHampshire and Isle of Wight
AmbulanceSouth Central
List of places
UK
England
Hampshire
51.11062°N 0.98714°W / 51.11062; -0.98714

The village has two parts, the larger being Upper Farringdon. Lower Farringdon is on the Alton to Gosport road, the A32. The 2001 census predicted a population for Farringdon Parish by 2006 of 495 increasing to 664 at the 2011 Census .

The northern of the River Wey's two sources rises in countryside close to Farringdon (Grid Reference: SU707394).


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